Can You Copy a Key From a Photo?
Using a smartphone app, you can copy a key from a photo. Here's what you should know about this technology — including how to keep your keys out of the wrong hands.
Need a New Deadbolt? Here’s a Cost Breakdown
Deadbolts may need to be replaced for all kinds of reasons. But the service doesn't have to break the bank. On average, the total price starts at about $75.
Lose Your Keys Often? Here's How to Prevent Lockouts
If you're always misplacing your keys, it might do you well to plan ahead. Here’s how to prevent lockouts.
Should You Hire a Contractor or a Handyman for Your Project?
Certain types of home improvement projects call for the specialized work of a contractor. Others can be done by a jack-of-all-trades. Here's how to decide what's best for your project.
4 Tips for Hiring a General Contractor for Your Next Remodeling Project
An important step when doing any home project is finding the right person for the job. This can be the difference between a smooth and easy process or a long and tiresome one. Here are some tips for hiring a contractor.
What's in My Plumber's Van?
Plumbers keep a range of materials and equipment in their van or truck so that they're ready for almost anything. Here's what you can expect your plumbing to have in their van.
Winter's Coming: Here's Everything You Need to Know About Insulation
Even though insulation is so important to your home's comfort, most people don't know much about it because it's hidden behind their walls. Here's a look at some of the key things you should know about insulation.
What Is a Felony?
Crimes in the U.S. are generally classified as misdemeanors or felonies. Misdemeanors are typically regarded as petty crimes, but felonies are far more serious.